7 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

7 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

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7 days in Manali & Shimla Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Drive:  8​h 45​min
1
Manali
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Shimla
— 2 nights
taxi + train:  6​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

3
nights
Manali

People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Get in touch with nature at Solang Valley and Rohtang Pass. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like International Roerich Memorial Trust and Hidimba Devi Temple. Step out of Manali to go to Naggar and see Naggar Castle, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. And it doesn't end there: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, explore the activities along Beas River, take in the natural beauty of Vashisht Baths, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Anjani Mahadev.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Manali trip itinerary planner.

New Delhi to Manali is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to drive to Shimla.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Naggar Castle, Rohtang Pass
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Spas
Hidimba Devi Temple ©
Hidimba Devi Temple
Solang Valley ©
Solang Valley

2
nights
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): stroll around Annandale Ground, examine the collection at Annandale Army Heritage Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Bari Temple, then don't miss a visit to The Mall, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sankat Mochan Temple. Keep things going the next day: pause for some photo ops at Monument Rani Jhansi, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jakhu Temple, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Craignano, and finally tee off at Naldehra Golf Course.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Shimla trip builder site .

You can drive from Manali to Shimla in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Shimla

Historic Sites Outdoors Golf

Side Trips

Craignano, Naldehra Golf Course
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Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple
Jakhu Temple ©
Jakhu Temple
Annandale Army Heritage Museum ©
Annandale Army Heritage Museum

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